Nation Topics - Barack Obama
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Sending 17,000 or 21,000 more US troops to Afghanistan will not protect Americans against Al Qaeda attacks
Communist McCarthyism!? The right-wing makes less sense than usual with its Obama insults.
Nation columnist Patricia Williams discusses the symbolism of Obama's election as captured by The Nation's historic cover.
Obama's address to Congress was a gift to a dispirited nation. Now the hard work begins to transform vision to reality--but how can we do it by waging another war?
The Nation's Katrina vanden Heuvel argues progressives must keep pressure on the administration to move the country in a new direction.
Navasky elaborates on his theory that President Obama might just be a "liberal in centrist clothing."
There is much less to Obama's stimulus plan than meets the eye. What's he going to do about it?
He's off to a good start, but it's up to ordinary people who are hurting in this economy, to make sure Obama bailout benefits them and not the power players.
A glimpse at one group of passengers on their 700-mile bus journey from Fort Valley, Ga--to witness history firsthand.
Two historians discuss the similarities and differences between the two senators cum presidents from Illinois.
- Five Israeli Talking Points on Gaza—Debunked
- Here’s What Happens When an NFL Player Beats His Fiancée Unconscious
- On Israel-Palestine and BDS: Chomsky Replies
- Paul Ryan’s Faux Populism Isn’t Going to End Poverty or Reduce Inequality
- Why Is a Nice Network Like MSNBC Silencing Protest Over Pro-Israeli Coverage?
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